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Author: Project Medishare

Doctors perform a rare surgery

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By Jennifer Browning HINCHE, Haiti--- “In God’s hands…..” This is how 22-year-old Jean Massenat views his life. [caption id="attachment_730" align="alignright" width="200" caption="Twenty-two-year-old Jean Massenate with his mother by his side waits for the doctors to take him to surgery.        Photo by Nick Vitone."][/caption] Walking alongside the...

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Haiti receives good news about AIDS

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By Jennifer Browning For a country that was unscientifically stigmatized in the early 80's as a breeding ground for the AIDS virus, Haiti is coming out on top regarding HIV infection rates. According to UNAIDS, infection rates in Haiti dropped from 6.2 percent to 3.1 percent among expectant...

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Elephantiasis patient returns for follow-up

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[caption id="attachment_732" align="aligncenter" width="500" caption="General surgeon Dr. Jana MacLeod, follow-up patient Nicholas George and Urology surgeon Dr. Viraj Master. Photo by Nick Vitone."][/caption] By Jennifer Browning HINCHE, Haiti---When Nicholas George walked into the government hospital last year, he showed a noticeable mass underneath his long shorts. George, diagnosed...

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Emory surgical team returns to Hinche

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[caption id="attachment_680" align="aligncenter" width="480" caption="Photo by Nick Vitone."][/caption] By Jennifer Browning HINCHE, Haiti---The Emory surgical team will be performing surgeries in Hinche this week. Drs. Viraj Master and Jana MacLeod are returning with a team of doctors, nurses and medical students, many which are returning volunteers from...

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Medical student reflects on time in Haiti

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[caption id="attachment_654" align="aligncenter" width="480" caption="University of Tennessee medical student, Masuma Bahora gets eye-level with a young Haitian patient at one of the mobile clinics. Photo by Elizabeth Case."][/caption] By Elizabeth Case* Shortly after returning from Haiti, I read Earnest Hemmingway’s The Old Man and the Sea....

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President Rene Preval expresses full support of Project Medishare initiatives

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[caption id="attachment_635" align="aligncenter" width="480" caption="Pictured above are Marie Chery (Project Medishare and The Global Insitute), Marissa Merove-Pierre (Support Group or Project Medishare in Haiti), Ellen Powers (Project Medishare and The Global Insitute), Haitian President Rene Preval, Dr. Barth Green (Project Medishare Co-Founder and Chairman of...

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Project Medishare meets with South Florida delegates

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[youtube=http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=d4S9hfjqXEI&hl=en&fs=1&] By Jennifer Browning At the request of Representative Kendrick Meek and the South Florida delegation, Dr. Michel Dodard and Ellen Powers, representing Project Medishare and The Global Institute at the University of Miami, joined the Florida lawmakers for a lunch meeting on Monday. [caption id="attachment_638" align="alignleft" width="300"...

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